Home > Experts > Question Question Posted by: Jess | 2013/05/30 Mirena Hi there doc, I have the mirena. When I first got it I was told it can be kept in for 5 years. A Gynae recently told me that I can keep it in for 6 years. I would like to know if this is true and if It will be effective as a contraceptive still? Thank you for your help Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question Have your say Your name (optional) Your comment Security × Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly. Search health advice Find an answer × Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly. Reply to Your name (optional) Your comment Security Close Submit comment Recently: Asked Questions Answered Questions Commented Questions Septum reset CRAVING VIR YS Will womb scrape help me? Child's fingernails peeling Side effects Septum reset Will womb scrape help me? Eczema Child's fingernails peeling Pill overdose Hi im on depo for one month now and have gained 7kg despite of the fact that im using herbex slimming products.What can I di to stop the weight gain? My son and I If a girl swallows sperm, can she get pregnant? He called me filth Hormone advertisement From our sponsors Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher!